Category Archives: body talk

Greening Your Life: Sunscreen

I grew up wearing sunscreen. It was part of our summer ritual as soon as school ended. We are pale and live in Michigan so all winter we are stuck inside work and school, then swarm the beaches of small … Continue reading

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Things I Didn’t Do Today

I have been hit with a bunch of migraines and it’s getting in the way of life a lot. Today was the 6th one this month, so here’s a list of what didn’t get done. Put away laundry Cook dinner … Continue reading

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Greening Your Life: Deodorant

I don’t remember what prompted me, but the first thing I “cleaned up” in my personal care products was my deodorant. I must have read something about the chemicals in them and the link to breast cancer. I was 22 … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of Hope

With all of Nina’s health problems, I have been doing a lot of research. I┬áresearched a raw diet for her. I researched CBD oil, which is not off the table yet, but I haven’t purchased any. I researched homeopathy, which … Continue reading

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Things AIP Has Improved For Me

Migraines Acne Fatigue and endurance Pain in feet and legs every morning Pain in previously injured joints Gas and bloating Chronic constipation Diarrhea Chronic low BP including orthostatic hypotension Neck pain Congestion Itchy eyes at bedtime Anxiety Heart palpitations Brain … Continue reading

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Bam! And Bullets

My mom sent me a text that she forgot her glasses, so I got us ready to get out the door. As I was clearing off the snow and letting the car run, I went quickly around the back of … Continue reading

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